Commercial Meal Review: Adventure Eggs

I’d say that the biggest complained about food item for the outdoors is dried eggs. Not that this is a new issue – folks have been complaining for decades about how they suck. Modern trail cookbooks rarely call for eggs or tell you to…

Instant Espresso Powder – Perfect For Trail Use

One of our go-to staples in our “hiker pantry” has long been instant espresso powder – and hey I’ll admit I even use it at home often (it makes great frappes!). It is light in weight and packs a great punch. Not just for…

A Vintage Trip To Monte Cristo

A hike from many years ago that held some significance, it was the last hike I took a film camera on. Not long after I received my first digital camera (a gift from Kirk) and how I took photos changed. But on that day…